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Hunting and wildlife management Act (No. 930 of 2009).

Type of law
Date of original text

This Act ensures animal species are provided with sustainable management, in order to protect quantity and quality of habitat through the establishment of reserves. It applies to the regulation of hunting activity of wild animal species, which is limited only between 1 February and 31 August and in daylight hours only.
This Act consists of 9 Chapters and 2 Appendices: Purpose and scope (1), General wildlife management regulations (2); Hunting Court (3); Hunting Court role (4); Wild reserves (5); Wildlife damages (6); Licenses (7); Administration (8); Environmental damage to protected species or international nature conservation areas (8a); Penalties (9).
Appendix 1 - Mammals covered by article 9a, section 1.
Appendix 2 - mammals covered by article 9a, section 2.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
1 October 2009.
Consolidated version of Act No. 1045 of 20 October 2008.This Act is not applicable to Greenland nor the Faroe Islands.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse af lov om jagt og vildtforvaltning.